Daily Habits that Can Cause Plantar Fasciitis

Posted by Orthotics Direct on 2022 Jun 8th

Plantar Fasciitis is the most common cause of heel pain. It happens when the plantar fascia becomes inflamed. Essentially, it is the ligament that stretches from your heel to your toes. The plantar fa

Custom Made Orthotics - The Break In Period

Posted by Orthotics Direct on 2022 Jun 1st

Your feet have been working in a particular way for years! Your body has taught itself how to move in a misaligned way. This results in the foot, knee, and back pain you are experiencing and needs to

Why Are Custom-Made Orthotics Expensive?

Posted by Orthotics Direct on 2022 May 27th

So, how much are custom-made orthotics and why are they so much more expensive than off-the-shelf? Over-the-counter orthotics can be purchased at almost any store. Custom-made orthotics are designed t

Do Children Need Custom Made Orthotics?

Posted by Orthotics Direct on 2022 May 17th

I think it’s customary to think orthotics = seniors. Years and years of damage to your body, resulting in ugly chunky footwear and orthotics. What people don’t actually know is that custom made orth

100% Canadian Custom-Made Orthotics

Posted by Orthotics Direct on 2022 Apr 29th

Approximately 45% of consumers will go out of their way to buy Canadian-made items. Not only is it a way to directly support Canada, but it also ensures that the products you are ordering are held